UCI Road World Championships gallery: American elite and junior women road races

A look at the road races of the American junior and elite women in Wollongong, Australia.

Seven elite-level and four junior American women took to the start line at the UCI Road World Championships road races in Wollongong, Australia last weekend, competing for rainbow bands while racing in the stars and stripes.

Veronica Ewers finished 13 seconds back from winner Annemiek van Vleuten for a 23rd place result in the elite field. In the junior race, Samantha Scott came in 26th place, 2:46 back from winner Zoe Bäckstedt.

Photographer Casey B. Gibson was on the ground in Australia documenting the American squads as they took on the world’s best riders.

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